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Who created the light bulb

Thomas Edison

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created the model t car and the assembly line

Henry Ford

3

businesses that worked together to control prices and production levels

cartels

4

Why did Germany become so successful in the second industrial revolution

because they had the ability to use the new technology to create goods unlike Britain where the cost was too great

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piece working where the worker was paid by piece and could work from home

sweating

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a world wide day of strike where people would strike around the world

Second International

7

idea that government is unnecessary and that no government is better than any government

anarchism

8

this man's goal was better housing conditions for the world

V.A. Huber

9

founded the boy scouts

Robert Balden-Powell

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What was the purpose of the boy scouts

to toughen up the boys

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Why did the liberals support public education

it was important to personal and social improvement

12

used sensationalism and tried to make stories more important than they really are (similar to the tabloids today)

yellow press

13

How did Britain increase their number of voters

anyone who paid taxes were allowed to vote

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This man was the representative of the Irish in the British Parliament

Charles Parnell

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What was the Irish Question

Whether or not Ireland should be treated like a colony or not

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radical republican government that fought against the French government

Commune

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Why wasn't Italy really united

because they had powerful families that would fight each other in factions

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How did Bismarck steal the thunder of the liberals

because he would change his mind and apply their changes before they could do anything about it

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How did Bismarck loose his job

the King William II didn't want Bismarck telling him what to do

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How did the Hungarians try and solve the nationality problem

force everyone to be like them

21

discovered radium which gave off radiation and discovered the atom

Marie Curie

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blamed Christianity for the world's problems

Fredrich Nietzsche

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Field that Sigmund Freud developed

psychology

24

application of Darwin's theory's to social interaction

Social Darwinism

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What factors worked against organized religions

the church rejected the ideas developed by scientists

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rejection of displaying things as accurately as possible

Modernism

27

women that wrote about alcoholism

Emile Zola

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`Major form of literature by the symbolists

poetry

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artist's impression of the changing lite in nature

impressionism

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impressionist painter

Claude Monet